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Berwickshire

29066
Nominal GunsUnknownEICS
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorEast India Company
Launched10.10.1821EICS
How acquiredPurpose builtEICS
ShipyardGrove Street Yard - Deptford - Barnards' Thames Yards EICS
Constructor
Charles David GordonBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1790-1826
EICS
CategoryMerchantEICS
Ship TypeEast IndiamanEICS
Sailing RigShip RiggedEICS
Last Mentioned1833EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Length of Gundeck166' 5"Imperial Feet50.5987 
Length of Keel133' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet40.5575 
Breadth43' 3"Imperial Feet13.1318 
Depth in Hold17' 1 ½"Imperial Feet5.1943 
Burthen1332Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1821/10/10 - 1833
Stewart MarjoribanksBritish
Ship Owner
Service 1817-1847
EICS

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1828 - 1831Captain (HEIC)
Frederick MadanBritish
Merchant Sailor
Service 1828-1831
EICS
1832 - 1833Captain (HEIC)
Honoritus Leigh ThomasBritish
Merchant Sailor
Service 1832-1833
EICS


Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Built by Charles Gordon & Co at Deptford, launched 11 Oct 1821, 3 decks, 4in bottom, length 166ft 5in, keel 133ft 11 5/8in, breadth 43ft 3in, hold 17ft 1½in, wing transom 26ft, port cell 29ft 6in, waist 1ft 4in, between decks 6ft 7¼in & 6ft 4in, roundhouse 6ft 5in, ports 14 middle & 13 upper, deck range 97ft 6in, 1333 tons.

Principal Managing Owner: Stewart Marjoribanks.

Voyages:

(1) 1821/2 Bombay and China. Capt John Shepherd. Downs 5 Jan 1822 - 27 Apr Bombay - 6 Jul Singapore - 26 Jul Whampoa - 23 Oct Second Bar - 27 Jan 1823 St Helena - 15 Mar Blackwall.

(2) 1823/4 Bengal and China. Capt John Shepherd. Downs 15 Jan 1824 - 2 May New Anchorage - 11 Jul Penang - 1 Aug Singapore - 25 Aug Whampoa - 22 Oct Second Bar - 22 Jan 1825 Cape - 11 Feb St Helena - 17 Apr Blackwall.

(3) 1825/6 Bengal and China. Capt John Shepherd. Downs 19 Jan 1826 - 1 May New Anchorage - 19 Jul Saugor - 10 Aug Penang - 25 Aug Singapore - 21 Sep Whampoa - 3 Nov Second Bar - 27 Jan 1827 St Helena - 19 Mar Gravesend.

(4) 1827/8 Bengal and China. Capt Frederick Madan. Portsmouth 8 Feb 1828 - 21 May New Anchorage - 31 Jul Singapore - 20 Aug Whampoa - 23 Oct Second Bar - 21 Mar 1829 Blackwall.

(5) 1829/30 Bombay and China. Capt Frederick Madan. Downs 1 Mar 1830 - 5 Jun Bombay - 23 Aug Singapore - 19 Sep Whampoa - 21 Nov Second Bar - 4 Feb 1831 St Helena - 6 Apr Blackwall.

(6) 1831/2 China. Capt Honoritus Leigh Thomas. Downs 25 Apr 1832 - 29 Jul Singapore - 25 Aug Whampoa - 6 Dec Second Bar - 20 Mar 1833 St Helena - 18 May Blackwall.

 



 

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